Luke Appling

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Lucius Benjamin Appling

Full Name

Lucius Benjamin Appling


Old Aches and Pains or Luscious Luke

Weight, Height

5-10, 183lb (178cm, 83kg)

Born, Age

April 2, 1907 in High Point, NCus

High School

Fulton HS (Atlanta, GA)


September 10, 1930

Hall of Fame

Inducted as Player in 1964.(Voted by BBWAA in Runoff Election on 189/201 ballots)
View Luke Appling’s Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).

Rookie Status:

Exceeded rookie limits during 1931 season